Biography of Elizabeth York Queen Consort England

Timeline

On 11 Feb 1466 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was born to Edward IV King England and Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace.

On 27 Mar 1470 George Neville 1st Duke Bedford was created 1st Duke Bedford (3C 1470) in preparation for his marriage to Elizabeth York Queen Consort England which didn't, in the end, take place.

Marriage of Richard Duke of York and Anne Mowbray

On 15 Jan 1478 Edward IV's youngest son Richard of Shrewsbury and Anne Mowbray were married at St Stephen's Chapel in Westminster. She had recently inherited the vast Mowbray inheritance when her father John Mowbray 4th Duke Norfolk died in 1476. The ceremony was attended by Edward's daughters Elizabeth, Mary York and Cecily York Viscountess Welles. The day before Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk was knighted In 1483 Parliament changed the succession so Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk would continue to enjoy her inheritance (she died in 1481) effectively dis-inheriting William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley (who was subsequently created Earl and Marquess) and John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (who would become an ardent supporter of Richard III following Edward's death. .

On 25 Dec 1483 Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England promised to marry when at Rennes Cathedral.

On 30 Mar 1485 Richard III King England publicly rebutted rumours in front of the Mayor and citizens of London that he intended to marry his niece Elizabeth York Queen Consort England. .

Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York

On 18 Jan 1486 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was appointed as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey during the Marriage of Henry VII and Elizabeth York.

On 18 Jan 1486 Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth, Edward IV's eldest daughter were married at Westminster AbbeyWestminster Abbey. .

On 20 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England at Winchester Cathedral Priory.

Coronation of Elizabeth of York

On 25 Nov 1487 Elizabeth of York was crowned as Queen Consort England at Westminster Abbey. .
Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, Edward Stafford 2nd Earl Wiltshire, Christopher Willoughby 10th Baron Willoughby Eresby, Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney, Richard Woodville 3rd Earl Rivers, William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke and Thomas Fitzalan 17th Earl Arundel, who carried the Rod and Dove, attended as did Cecily York Viscountess Welles. [.

On 28 Nov 1489 Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England at Westminster Palace.

On 28 Jun 1491 Henry VIII was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England at Palace of Placentia.

On 02 Jul 1492 Elizabeth Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England.

On 18 Mar 1496 Mary Tudor Queen Consort France was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England.

Around 1498 Edward Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England. He is sometimes confused with his brother Edmund.

On 21 Feb 1499 Edmund Tudor 1st Duke Somerset was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England at Palace of Placentia.

Trial of James Tyrrell

On 02 May 1502 James Tyrrell confessed to the murder of the Princes in the Tower at Guildhall during the Trial of James Tyrrell attended by Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England.

On 02 Feb 1503 Katherine Tudor was born to Henry VII King England and Ireland and Elizabeth York Queen Consort England.

On 11 Feb 1503 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England died in childbirth at Tower of London.

After 11 Feb 1503 Elizabeth York Queen Consort England was buried at Henry VII Chapel.

Around 1675 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Elizabeth York Queen Consort EnglandFrom a work of 1500.

Around 1675 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503From a work of 1500.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Anjou aka Plantagenet

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Edward IV King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 18 Grand Daughter of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 10 Grand Daughter of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 16 Grand Daughter of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 11 Grand Daughter of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Daughter of Edward IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Daughter of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Daughter of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Edward IV King England

GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales

Great GrandFather: Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge

Great Great GrandFather: Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York

Great Great Great GrandFather: Edward III King England

Great Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

Great Great GrandMother: Isabella of Castile Duchess York

Great Great Great GrandFather: Peter "Cruel" I King Castile

Great Great Great GrandMother: Maria Padilla

Great GrandMother: Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge

Great Great GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 4th Earl March, 6th Earl Ulster

Great Great Great GrandFather: Edmund Mortimer 3rd Earl March, 5th Earl Ulster

Great Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Plantagenet Countess March, 5th Countess Ulster

Great Great GrandMother: Eleanor Holland Countess March, Countess Ulster

Great Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent

Great Great Great GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent

GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York

Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland

Great Great GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Neville Raby

Great Great Great GrandFather: Ralph Neville 2nd Baron Neville Raby

Great Great Great GrandMother: Alice Audley Baroness Greystoke, Baroness Neville Raby

Great Great GrandMother: Maud Percy Baroness Neville Raby

Great Great Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Baron Percy

Great Great Great GrandMother: Idonia Clifford Baroness Percy

Great GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland

Great Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster

Great Great Great GrandFather: Edward III King England

Great Great Great GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England

Great Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Great Great Great GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

Mother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

Great GrandFather: Richard Woodville

Great Great GrandFather: John Woodville

Great GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Bittelsgate

Great Great GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

Great Great Great GrandFather: John Beauchamp

GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford

Great GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol

Great Great GrandFather: John Luxembourg

Great Great Great GrandFather: Guy Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol, I Count Ligny

Great Great Great GrandMother: Mathilde Chatillon

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Brienne

Great GrandMother: Margherita Baux

Great Great GrandFather: Francesco Baux 1st Duke Andria

Great Great GrandMother: Sueva Orsini

Great Great Great GrandFather: Nicholas Orsini Count

Great Great Great GrandMother: Jeanne Sabran